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post #1 of 22 Old 11-09-2010, 01:38 PM Thread Starter
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3G ram´s long tubes OBX headers on a 4G?

A friend of mine is selling his 3rd Gen ram 5.7´s OBX long tube headers.
Does anyone knows if this headers would fit on a 4Generation Ram 1500 4x4?...or in other words...
is it posible to put a 3rd gen truck long tube headers on a 4rt gen truck?

If they dont fit, What is needed to make them fit properly?

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I'm not too sure if they would fit. When I bought my long tubes, they specifically asked if I had a 4X4 or a 4X2. So, there is a reason why they ask that. Check to see if if those headers were for a 4X2 or 4X4.
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Nope and way too much to get them to fit, ARH and Doug Thorley are the only ones currently producing headers for the 4G rams

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Nope and way too much to get them to fit, ARH and Doug Thorely are the only ones currently producing headers for the 4G rams
Doug thorley headers arent being produced for the 4g anymore.

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Where did you hear that? They still advertise them on their website http://dougthorleyheaders.com/produc...productID/1037
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Where did you hear that? They still advertise them on their website http://dougthorleyheaders.com/produc...productID/1037
A member on another forum was looking for headers, I pointed him to Doug Thorley.
His reply from them was they are indefinitely out of stock.

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I just sent them an email for confirmation, they are a crappy install so i can definitely see why they would stop producing them. I sent an email to Hooker headers awhile back and they said they are in the works for the future, so who knows. I can see OBX to start producing a set of decent priced headers in the near future
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I just sent them an email for confirmation, they are a crappy install so i can definitely see why they would stop producing them. I sent an email to Hooker headers awhile back and they said they are in the works for the future, so who knows. I can see OBX to start producing a set of decent priced headers in the near future
It would be awesome for someone to go through all aftermarket hemi headers and could confirm what hits and what misses.

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Previous gen headers will not match up with the heads on our trucks unless you cut off the flanges and have some new ones welded on. The new hemi's have a D shaped port and the old ones have a smaller round port.

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It would be awesome for someone to go through all aftermarket hemi headers and could confirm what hits and what misses.
What you trying to hint at? lol
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What you trying to hint at? lol
That a shop should get their ass in gear haha

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okay just making sure lol I wish dodge would just make a decent factory exhaust off the heads, its a joke what they did, especially the y-pipe
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okay just making sure lol I wish dodge would just make a decent factory exhaust off the heads, its a joke what they did, especially the y-pipe
That is true, I may have to go invest on a Magnaflow Y pipe. I am still on the fence about a true dual with X pipe.

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Just received an email from Doug Thorley they still produce headers for the 4G rams
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Just received an email from Doug Thorley they still produce headers for the 4G rams
Well that's awesome news.
Wonder what this other guy is smoking....

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Just received an email from Doug Thorley they still produce headers for the 4G rams
Do you still have to do a bunch of cutting and welding to install them? For $658 they should be a direct bolt in!


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Do you still have to do a bunch of cutting and welding to install them? For $658 they should be a direct bolt in!
Still have to cut the flange off before the cats and reweld them on, not really a problem for myself and I'm sure an exhaust shop will do it for a reasonable price, I believe they are already ceramic coated so the price is fair IMO
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Cant wait to get some LT headers for mine.
Me too, be sure to have a diablo so you can take full advantage of them ARH
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